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Can't point camera straight down

Discussion in 'Zenmuse H3-3D/H4-3D GoPro Gimbal' started by PVD aerial, Jul 25, 2014.

  1. PVD aerial

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    I searched the forum for this but didn't find an answer.

    Ever since I got the 3D gimbal I can't point the camera straight down, I set the limit as low as I can and I only get 30 deg down.

    Also I can only descend as 2m/s - i can climb at 6m/s but coming down takes for ever!

    Thanks!
     
  2. Pull_Up

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    2 m/s is the new descent rate limit in firmware - it's to reduce the number of people crashing by entering into vortex ring state in a faster descent.

    Regarding tilt, you can try removing the tilt lever and gently try to twist the potentiometer further with a screwdriver. If the gimbal moves to full down tilt then you can put the slider back on set to fully down. You should then check you can get back to horizontal and change settings as appropriate.
     
  3. PVD aerial

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    ok. I was hoping it was a software issue. But I will try that.